Pinkberry Nice Cream

Ok, so there is no such thing as Pinkberries. But there should be according to this recipe. I won’t comment much on the last 72 hours of my life, let alone the last year but I will serve you up a nice cool treat you can enjoy in this heat. (Sorry if you’re in another…

Not an Oatmeal Cookie, Nicecream Sandwiches

Ok this is going to be a quick one. Make Nice Cream. See: Nicecream recipe.  Make Not Oatmeal Cookies. See: I Can’t Believe it’s Not a Cookie, Oatmeal Cookie.    Combine and eat fast, Gordito. I see you.

Acai Bowls

This breakfast/dessert/diner whatever you want to call it has been on repeat in my house. Look at the pic again, can you blame me? It’s gotten to the point that when my son Ezra hears the food processor start churning he comes running.  #dinner bell. Originating from Brazil, these babies are only now getting popular…

Easy Lemon Pancakes (VEGAN)

1.25 C of Flour (I used organic non bleached artisanal flour, use what you have) 1tsp of Salt (I eyed it) 1/2 C  or less of a preferred sweetener (I also eyed this) Lemon Zest ( I used half a lemon-1 lemon, I squeezed the lemon into it as well, yes I abuse) Combine ingredients above….

Pressure Cooker Summer Veggie Pasta

This is a go-to recipe for dinner in my house that my family loves.  I grate the veggies because it’s an easy way to sneak in nutrients that no one ever notices.  If you’re familiar with 2 year olds, anything green often weirds them out. I know there are a lot of vegan 2 year…

Adulting Hack #1- Pressure Cooker

Miguel and I were having a conversation the other day, and were unsurprised to find out that we both, since childhood have been obsessively analyzing how to do everyday tasks/chores more efficiently. Obviously if you vacuum a house or sweep, naturally you will be more efficient at it. However, we scrutinize how to improve random…

Year of the Dog

For those not aware, it’s year of the Dog ya’ll. Chinese New Year papa. My family isn’t Chinese. Although I’m 1/2 filipino, I hardly think that counts. Approximately 3.8 million people in the U.S. are of Chinese ancestry. Here in Panama, roughly 6% of the population are Chinese as taken from the census in 2010. This…